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At E3: Wiretape, a super-thin cable you can paint

Fat wires got you down? A new super-thin cable coming out later this year promises to cut clutter on sprawling electronics installs.

By June 16, 2010

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Report of FBI back door roils OpenBSD community

An allegation that the FBI, which has long pressed for back doors into encryption products, surreptitiously placed one into OpenBSD alarms security experts.

By December 15, 2010

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Appeals court: Feds need warrants for e-mail

Rebuffing the Justice Department, judges insist on warrants because e-mail records give police "the ability to peer deeply" into someone's activities.

By December 14, 2010

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Feds hint at charges for WikiLeaks' Assange

The U.S. government indicates WikiLeaks spokesman Julian Assange could be in legal jeopardy for disclosing classified information because he is "not a journalist."

By December 8, 2010

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BlackBerry wins U.S. government security approval

RIM's BlackBerry 6 OS receives FIPS certification from the U.S. government, which means it meets the security standards required for government agencies and regulated industries.

By December 1, 2010

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Police Blotter: Husband accused of tapping wife's PC

Monitoring spouse's computer with a keystroke logger is legal under federal wiretapping laws, judge rules, but says Texas wiretap laws may have been violated.

By October 29, 2010

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Report: FCC to examine Google's Wi-Fi data mess

Another federal agency will take a look at Google's Wi-Fi spying activities after the FTC recently decided to close its inquiry without penalties.

By November 10, 2010

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How new Congress will tackle privacy, Net neutrality

Washington's approach to technology regulation likely will remain the same, aided in part by every Democrat who signed a Net neutrality pledge losing.

By November 4, 2010

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Meet Project Vigilant--the Wikileaks leak

Project Vigilant is the mysterious group whose members outed Wikileaks' alleged source and want to monitor Internet attacks to find out who's behind them.

By August 10, 2010

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The 70,000 Blogetery users could get blogs back

Blog platform shut down following FBI investigation is in negotiations with Web host. EFF wants to know FBI's role in service's closure.

By July 21, 2010